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Kam Woo Sung And Kim Sun Ah Win Acting Grand Prize in “2018 SBS Drama Awards”

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Should We Kiss First? lead actors bagged the highest acting award in the recently concluded SBS year-end ceremony for dramas.

2018 SBS Drama Awards Daesang

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On December 31, 2018 stars and celebrities filled SBS Prism Tower in Seoul to recognize and celebrate the best acting performances in the 2018 SBS Drama Awards. Kim Sun Ah and Kam Woo Sung were awarded the Daesang or the Grand Prize for their performances in Should We Kiss First?.

The drama is about individuals who lost their faith in love and life. Eventually these individuals find a way to trust and live once again. In Should We Kiss First? Kim Sun Ah played the role of a divorced flight attendant who also lost her child.

Meanwhile, Kam Woo Sung portrayed Son Moo Han, a bachelor working as a production director in a leading advertising company. The two embark on a life journey learning about second chances and taking risks.

The year-end acting award has an overall viewership rating of 6.5 and 7.2 percent in the first and second parts, respectively. It also edged out KBS among the 20-49 demographic with 3.4 and 4.1 percent audience rating while KBS had 3.1 and 3.5 percent.

2018 SBS Drama Awards - The Last Empress

Images from SBS

The 2018 SBS Drama Awards garnered its highest viewership rating at 11.4% when The Last Empress actors were awarded Top Excellence Awards for Acting in Wednesday-Thursday drama. The year-end award show aired at the same day and time as 2018 KBS Drama Awards and 2018 MBC Gayo Daejejun.

Shin Dong Yup, Shin Hye Sun and Lee Jee Hoon hosted the awards show.

See the 2018 SBS Drama Awards list of winners below:

Grand Prize

Kam Woo Sung & Kim Sun Ah (Should We Kiss First?)

Best New Actor / Actress

Ahn Hyo Seop (Still 17)

Lee Yoo Young (Your Honor)

Character Actors

Shin Sung Rok, Bong Tae Kyu, Yoon Jong Hoon, Park Ki Woong (Return)

Best Supporting Actor / Actress

Lim Won Hee (Wok of Love)

Ye Ji Won (Should We Kiss First?)

Best Couple

Kam Woo Sung & Kim Sun Ah (Should We Kiss First?)

Best Production 

Where Stars Land

Child Actor

Park Si Eun (Still 17)

Producer Award

Uhm Ki Joon (Heart Surgeons)

Nam Sang Mi (Let Me Introduce Her)

Top Excellence Awards

Kim Jae Won (Let Me Introduce Her-Weekend/Daily)

Song Yoon Ah (Secret Mother-Weekend/Daily)

Lee Jae Hoon (Where the Stars Land-Mon/Tue)

Shin Hye Sun (Still 17-Mon/Tue)

Shin Sung Rok and Choi Jin Hyuk (The Last Empress-Wed/Thur)

Jang Na Ra (The Last Empress-Wed/Thur)

Excellence Awards

Jung Woong In (Ms. Ma, Nemesis-Weekend/Daily)

Kim So Yeon (Secret Mother-Weekend/Daily)

Yang Se Jong (Still 17-Mon/Tue)

Chae Soo Bin (Where Stars Land-Mon/Tue)

Yoon Si Yoon (Your Honor-Wed/Thur)

Seo Ji Hye (Heart Surgeons-Wed/Thur)

 

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